PADI has managed to influence Government and private sector to start supporting older people by Implanting its planned activities eg. Banks and Councils
In November 2018 & 2019 Legal Service Facility (LSF) awarded Tsh.48 million to PADI for its good project implementation performance in Njombe region
While in 2012 PADI was awarded by the same organization the Civil Society Excellence Award 2012 first run-up out of 581 CSOs which participated in the competition.
PADI was awarded by The Foundation for Civil Society ‘’the Civil Society Excellence Award 2011 Second run-up’’ out of over 523 CSOs which participated in the competition in Tanzania